The Talking Thrush, and Other Tales from India by William Crooke and W. H. D. Rouse

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Author Crooke, William, 1848-1923
Author Rouse, W. H. D. (William Henry Denham), 1863-1950
Illustrator Robinson, W. Heath (William Heath), 1872-1944
Title The Talking Thrush, and Other Tales from India
Contents The talking thrush -- The rabbit and the monkey -- The sparrow's revenge -- The judgment of the jackal -- How the mouse got into his hole -- King Solomon and the owl -- The camel's neck -- The quail and the fowler -- The king of the kites -- The jackal and the camel -- The old shepherd -- Beware of bad company -- The foolish wolf -- Reflected glory -- The cat and the sparrows -- The foolish fish -- The clever goat -- A crow is a crow for ever -- The grateful goat -- The cunning jackal; or, the biter bit -- The farmer's ass -- The parrot judge -- The frog and the snake -- Little Miss Mouse and her friends -- The jackal that lost his tail -- The wily tortoise -- The king of the mice -- The valiant blackbird -- The goat and the hog -- The parrot and the parson -- The lion and the hare -- The monkey's bargains -- The monkey's rebuke -- The bull and the bullfinch -- The swan and the crow -- Pride shall have a fall -- The kid and the tiger -- The stag, the crow and the jackal -- The monkey and the crows -- The swan and the paddy-bird -- What is a man? -- The wound and the scar -- The cat and the parrot -- Notes.
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Language English
LoC Class PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres
Subject Folklore -- India
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EBook-No. 30635
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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